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‘RoboCop’ remake closer to reality

SCENES from “RoboCop”

In 2028 Detroit, after a cop was maimed and mangled in a line of duty, a multinational conglomerate called OmniCorp sees an opportunity to test their prototype on the victim to turn him into part-man, part-robot crime-fighter.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Take it from these stunners–a beauty queen’s biggest threat isn’t the other girl, but herself

ON PIA Wurtzbach, red lace gown, Tadashi available in Rustan’s, filigree tambourine inspired ring engaste in black agate by Helena Alegre; on Bea Santiago, Herve Leger wrap gown, Bulgari Serpenti in white gold with diamonds; white and black strapped pumps, LAMB from SM Department Store; on Ariella Arida, Lulu Tan Gan bojo dress in red,metallic silver pumps, Schutz from Adora

She may not have bagged for the Philippines its third Miss Universe crown in Moscow, but Ariella Arida will long be remembered by Filipinos as one of the beauty queens who defined 2013, a banner year for this beauty pageant-crazy country.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Bayanihan’s Suzie Benitez cited as ‘influential Filipina’

SUZIE Moya Benitez

Bayanihan executive director Suzie Moya Benitez joins the list of Filipinos to receive the 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World Award (FWN Global 100).

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

‘First’ among foodies


Setting aside the cliché of describing a food book as if it were a meal of some sort, one approaches “Dessert Comes First: A Book” by Lori Baltazar (Sketch Books, Inc., Taguig City, 2013, 300 pages) as the product of parallel evolution.

Posted: October 7th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

UST holds forum on graphic fiction

Manix Abrera, Carlo Vergara and Carljoe Javier will be speakers at the Roundtable Discussion on Graphic Fiction and the Comics on Aug. 20, 2 p.m., in the Tanghalang Teresita Quirino, G/F, Benavides Bldg., University of Santo Tomas, Manila.

Posted: August 19th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Visual Arts

“PINWHEEL Donuts,” by Pacita Abad

“Beauty In Disguise” by Salvador Bañares Jr. and “Otro Mundo” by Gerry Joquico Jr. opens on July 30 in Galerie Anna (The Artwalk, 4/L, Bldg. A, SM Megamall, Edsa, Mandaluyong City). It runs until Aug. 13.

Posted: July 29th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

NCCA Writer’s Prize now accepting entries

The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) is now accepting entries to the 2013 NCCA Writers’ Prize. This is done through NCCA’s Plans, Project Formulation and Program Division (P/PFPD)-Institutional Programs. Deadline of submission is July 31.

Posted: June 16th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Edwin Tres Reyes’ ‘Dream Machine’ opens in Vinyl on Vinyl

“MODERN-DAY Superheroes”

One way to moderate an artist is through his power as a storyteller. After all, all artists work with their own experience, constructing a visualized dream.

Posted: May 27th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Dan Brown’s new literary conspiracy


Like any would-be symbologists, readers encountering the cover of Dan Brown’s newest novel “Inferno: A Novel” (Doubleday, New York, 2013, 463 pages) for the first time should examine its elements.

Posted: May 20th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Improve your skin in 20 minutes


Beautiful skin is a gift and a blessing which every individual appreciates. What better gift to give Mom than great skin plus the motivation to maintain it after just a 20-minute noninvasive session that exfoliates, treats her nagging skin problem, rejuvenates by encouraging skin renewal and shows obvious improvement after just one try?

Posted: May 10th, 2013 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty,Featured Gallery | Read More »

Local designers should work on their strengths, be more aggressive


Filipino ingenuity could well be our young designers’ ticket for further recognition in the international scene.

Posted: May 1st, 2013 in Arts and Books,Featured Gallery,Headlines | Read More »

  1. How to enjoy Buntod
  2. World bids Gabriel Garcia Marquez ‘Adios’
  3. How Zsa Zsa Padilla found Conrad Onglao; Sharon Cuneta played Cupid
  4. ‘Wild West’ Masbate’s pristine marine gems
  5. Kim Atienza: At home with art and design
  6. How Margie Moran-Floirendo keeps her dancer’s body
  7. Life lessons I want to teach my son
  8. Garcia Marquez left unpublished manuscript
  9. Historic Fort Bonifacio tunnel converted into a septic tank
  10. Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment
  1. How Zsa Zsa Padilla found Conrad Onglao; Sharon Cuneta played Cupid
  2. Are your favorite malls open this Holy Week break?
  3. Historic Fort Bonifacio tunnel converted into a septic tank
  4. ‘Labahita a la bacalao’
  5. Miss America: Don’t suspend teen over prom invite
  6. How Margie Moran-Floirendo keeps her dancer’s body
  7. This is not just a farm
  8. President Quezon was born here–and so was Philippine surfing
  9. Levine designs womenswear with help from fiancee
  10. Clams and garlic, softshell crab risotto–not your usual seafood fare for Holy Week
  1. How Zsa Zsa Padilla found Conrad Onglao; Sharon Cuneta played Cupid
  2. Mary Jean Lastimosa is new Miss Universe Philippines
  3. Did Angara ruin Pia Wurtzbach’s chances at Bb. Pilipinas?
  4. Dominique–Gretchen and Tonyboy Cojuangco’s daughter–now an endorser
  5. Vinegar test helpful vs cervical cancer
  6. From Jeannie to mom of suicide victim
  7. San Vicente beaches hidden but not for long
  8. Borgy and Georgina are back; others are off–again
  9. Why is the lifestyle set now afraid to wear jewelry–before Kim Henares?
  10. Sen. Angara: I thought Pia Wurtzbach gave a good answer


  • What Went Before: Malacañang allies alleged involvement in pork scam
  • Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  • 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  • Napoles surgery in Makati hospital successful
  • Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  • Sports

  • Mixers trim Aces; Painters repulse Bolts
  • Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father
  • ’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time
  • UAAP board tackles new rules
  • Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas
  • Lifestyle

  • The best flavors of summer in one bite, and more
  • Homemade yogurt, bread blended with pizza, even ramen
  • Visiting chefs from Denmark get creative with ‘ube,’ ‘ buko,’ ‘calamansi,’ mangoes
  • Salted baked potatoes
  • A first in a mall: Authentic Greek yogurt–made fresh in front of diners
  • Entertainment

  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • In love … with acting
  • From prison to the peak of success
  • ‘Asedillo’ location thrives
  • Business

  • This time, BIR goes after florists
  • Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins
  • PH banks not ready for Asean integration
  • Stocks down on profit-taking
  • Banks allowed to use ‘cloud’
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • PH seeks ‘clearer assurance’ from US
  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
  • Obama arrives in Tokyo, first stop of 4-nation tour
  • Believe it or not: Filipinos love US more than Yanks